PDC acceptance criteria
David.Collier-Brown at canada.sun.com
Thu Oct 5 12:44:08 GMT 2000
Steve Langasek wrote:
> To do this with at least as much security as is used in the NT implementation,
> at a minimum you would want rsync/rdist with ssh.
For data which isn't "plaintext equivalent", NFS
is adequate and very widespread (;-))
For plaintext, any replication system without
encryption with non-online keys is an invitation
to abuse. We're just fighting the equivalent problem
at work, which reduces to the "key distribution
problem". This is annoying, as we'd really like
something less amateur than the ^$%#%$!!! NT scheme.
As, the hashes are plaintext equivalent: I'd
prefer to avoid them in favor of Kerberos.
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